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Local News 2024

DEMOLITION PERMIT ISSUED FOR WESTSIDE INN DEMOLITION OF THE FORMER WESTSIDE INN IN KINGSPORT IS SCHEDULED TO BEGIN NEXT WEEK. A DEMOLITION PERMIT WAS APPROVED MONDAY BY THE CITY. ACCORDING TO A DOCUMENT ATTACHED TO THE PERMIT, DEMOLITION IS SCHEDULED TO BEGIN ON JUNE 19TH, AND BE COMPLETE BY AUGUST 19TH. THE DOCUMENT NOTES THAT…MORE

Local News 2023

FENTANYL—JAIL—INVESTIGATION AN ELIZABETHTON WOMAN CHARGED IN A FENTANYL OVERDOSE AT A LOCAL JAIL HAS BEEN ARRAGINED.  34-YEAR-OLD KRISTEN GARLAND ALLEGEDLY BROUGHT THE DRUG INTO THE WASHINGTON COUNTY DETENTION CENTER AND THAT LED TO 8 INMATES AND TWO DETENTION OFFICERS BEING TAKEN TO A HOSPITAL FOR TREATMENT LAST WEEK.  A PRELIMINARY HEARING HAS BEEN SET FOR…MORE

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SWVA MAN KILLED WHEN SUV REAR ENDS TRACTOR CHARGES ARE PENDING AGAINST A SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA WOMAN WHO REPORTEDLY HIT THE BACK OF A TRACTOR WITH AN SUV, KILLING A MAN. ACCORDING TO VIRGINIA STATE POLICE, JUST BEFORE 7:00 PM ON SEPTEMBER 21ST, 25 YEAR OLD CHASITY JONES OF RURAL RETREAT WAS TRAVELING SOUTH ON ROUTE…MORE